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A 38-year-old male asked:

What are the chances of survival after a massive heart attack followed by angioplasty that causes a cardiac arrest? now ef 52%, bp 100/70 and pulse 68

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Dr. Robert Morse
Cardiology 31 years experience
Yes: There are a lot of variables that determine prognosis like; time from when the heart attack started to when the angioplasty was done the ef -52% is good excercise capacity symptom status it would be important to be on a medical regimen to prevent a recurrence and then to try and go to cardiac rehab.
Last updated Sep 28, 2016


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